Testing the new ScanBas 365 system

Iván Soage blanco, the skipper from Monte Meixueiro vessel, is one of the first skippers who is testing the new ScanBas 365 system. He gave the following feedback: We are working with Scanmar's new system and for the moment we are fully satisfied with it. It is more explicit and with a brief look you get an idea of how everything goes down there – nets and doors-. It is very interesting the visualization of the

Scanmar trials show promising results on Spanish trawler

In spring of 2016, the Spanish trawler Rio Caxil began trials on a package of Scanmar technology and the results have been impressive Built in Nodosa, Marin in Spain in 2004, the 50.5m Rio Caxil is an impressive looking fishing vessel similar to the typical and very popular ‘Grand Sol’ design with a forward wheelhouse and long working deck leading back to a stern ramp for hauling the bag on board. A freezer stern trawler

Twin-rig success for Eben Haezer

Converted Dutch beam trawler hitting top catches with Scanmar door sensors For many of the whitefish fleet working out of Urk in Holland, flatfish, and plaice in particular is the staple diet and target species and therefore, it is vital to have the gear fishing tight to the seabed – often achieved with specialised trawls, doors and sensor systems. Built in 1982 as the 40m beamer / herring trawler Branding III (TX-38), the now re-christened

Picking the best

Scotland’s biggest fishing company relies on Scanmar equipment for successful operations The northern North Sea fishing grounds are recognised as some of the finest fish producing grounds in Europe and are therefore popular with fishing vessel owners over a wide geographical area. But few fishing companies can claim to have greater investment in the pelagic and demersal fisheries of these grounds than the Lunar Fishing Company in Peterhead, Scotland, who, as well as owning a

Osprey Group fleet success with Scanmar leads to new installations

The owner/skipper of several Dutch fly-shooters, twin-rig trawlers, and beam trawlers says that having tried all the major brand names, he settled on Scanmar door spread & height, pitch & roll and Symmetry sensors for their accuracy in real time data return As with many owners/skippers of fishing vessels, Louwe De Boer is a busy man – and operating four successful state-of-the-art fresh fish fly-shooter/twin rig trawlers and three beamer trawlers, under the flag of